Baby Shower Thank You
Calvary, words are not sufficient in capturing the gratitude and deep appreciation we have for you all as you helped us celebrate the upcoming birth of our child. For the wonderful shower that allowed us to share time with so many of you and where we were able to laugh, share stories, and receive blessings we are so thankful! While we know how excited we are to be in the final month of our pregnancy and awaiting the arrive of our kiddo we were overwhelmed by the ways you shared in our excitement – not surprised by any means but certainly overwhelmed. We look forward to sharing the news of the arrival of our little one and until then we continue to be carried by your prayers for a healthy transition from pregnancy to deliver and first days as new parents.
We wanted to take just a moment to thank those who threw our shower. Thank you for your organization and all the behind the scenes work you did!
Mick and Jan Davey
Lorene, DJ, & Jada Walker
Brenda, John, & Nathan Goodman
Emily, Lucy, & Carly Crile
To those who provided the delicious snack’ems for our shower, thank you! Your brownies, cookies, and treats were so tasty!
Jennifer & Alexandria Jonell
Nina Hammon Jahn
Lynda & Gordon Pelton
Abby & Nita Brown
Whether you were able to join us at our shower or not, we have felt your love, prayers, and support during this journey of welcoming children into our family. Calvary we are so thankful for the ways you have held us in our sorrow of previous pregnancy losses and how you have helped us lean in to the audaciousness of hope as we have experienced this pregnancy. Thank you for continuing the journey as we pray for a healthy baby to join us in just a few weeks (or whenever our kiddo decides it’s time to come)!
With Love & Thanksgiving,
Ian & Morgan Fletcher Read More…
Feb. 2, 2020 – 11:45 a.m. – Interest & Explorational Meeting for Southern Spain: A Pilgrimage into the Golden Age of Andalusia (May 4-14, 2021)
Feb. 2, 2020 – 11:45 a.m. – Interest & Explorational Meeting for Southern Spain: A Pilgrimage into the Golden Age of Andalusia (May 4-14, 2021) – Music Room. Join us for an informational meeting about this pilgrimage opportunity, accompanied by Brad Berglund, experienced travel organizer and pilgrimage guide, and Senior Pastor Anne Scalfaro. All adults are welcome on this journey, as well as high school students who are accompanied by a parent or guardian. View flyer here. Read More…
We will be recognizing the ministry of Becky Porter as Calvary’s Nursery Coordinator from Sept. 2017 – Dec. 2019 on Sunday, January 19 in the 10:30 a.m. worship service. You may bring a card of appreciation and thanks for Becky that morning.
As many of you know, Becky’s husband Brad was involved in a serious accident at work in July and is still recovering from a traumatic brain injury. Becky is stepping down from the Nursery Coordinator position so that she can focus on her family and Brad’s on-going recovery. It has been a difficult six months for Becky, Brad, and Aliyah. Please continue to remember them in your prayers as they move into the next phase of this journey as Brad returns to work part-time and continues his recovery.
While our kids will miss Ms. Becky greatly, they will be in good hands. Angela Leonard’s role and hours as Children’s Ministry Coordinator will be expanded to include nursery coordination. If you have any questions about nursery or children’s ministry, you may email Angela. If you have any questions about this staff transition, you may email Staff Relations Chair Mick Davey or Pastor Anne. Read More…
Bootstraps is currently in need of gently used backpacks and conditioner. Please put in the grocery carts in the coatroom. Due to the success of our holiday client appreciation, we are also going to begin serving a light meal the first Monday of every month from 11-1 pm starting in Feb. We will need 2 volunteers to help setup, serve and clean up on those Mondays from 10:30-1:30pm as well as soup preparers. Pat Hagen will send out a request to those interested in helping at the end of each month. You may also let her know of your interest in helping. firstname.lastname@example.org Read More…
Tags: Top Story; Missions
Fri. Jan. 31 – 11:00 a.m. – Calvary Men’s Group Meeting - Fellowship Hall. Come for lunch with a
humorous and informative presentation by Jim Comstock on last fall's mission trip to Stewartville, MN. Come and
learn what was accomplished there as well as the Men's Group plans for the year. Look for an e-vite, or contact
David Peterson (email@example.com) to make your reservation. Cost is $10. Read More…
Sat. Jan. 18 – 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. –Calvary Women’s Group – Fellowship Hall. Fellowship, fun and cooking demonstration, including lunch. All women ages high school and above are invited, guests too! Cost is $10 cash at the door. RSVP to Pam Chapman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-437-4731 (call or text) by Jan. 15. Read More…
Wed. Jan. 29, 6:30 p.m. – Annual Meeting (potluck at 6:00 p.m.) – Fellowship Hall. Join us as we
present the 2020 proposed budget, Staff & Leader reports, 2020 leadership ballot, and as we celebrate our many
2019 volunteers. For the potluck, bring a dish accordingly: last names A-F bring entrees (meat, veggie, bean or tofubased
dish); G-N bring salads or side dishes; O-Z bring desserts. Gluten-free and vegetarian options are welcomed.
Calvary will provide the beverages. Read More…
Join us as Calvary-supported American Baptist missionaries David & Joyce Reed share about their ministry as IM Global Coordinators for Spiritual Care. Cultural fatigue, isolation, burnout, and lack of spiritual care support are key reasons missionaries leave the field. Explore and experience why spiritual formation is a critical piece of resilience in mission not only for global servants but also for every Christian in the 21st century.
Monday Night Pub (Piccolo's Restaurant @ 6:30 p.m.): We are hard-wired for a deeper life with God. Come and explore how brain science intersects with spirituality, and how we can become more aware of the nuances of God's invitations. We will participate in an interactive spiritual practice together. Read More…